Deposition of Bryan mchelhenny

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
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Identifier: 837119r082


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Down
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing, Robbery
Commissioners: Ja Traill
Deposition Transcription:

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The Examination of Bryan mchelhenny of Lagigoan
<symbol> Who being (as he sayeth) about twenty three yeers of age; Sayeth that about fyue yeers agoe in the haruest tyme he with others were commanded out vpon a party by Phelemy Mack Toole Vnder Serjeant Richard Sauadge and being abroad mett with some men in the pace of Dundrum dryuing some horses and cowes; And that Serjeant Sauuage sett [ ] on his men to take the sayd cattle That he this examinant was not neer to Serjeant Gettinbee when he was killed And sayeth that he was killed by Serjeant Sauuag{e} But this examinant confesseth that he took Thomas paceley and had his hatt his pistoll and his sword That such cloathes as was gotten of the sayd Gettingbee and of those that wer taken prisoners wer giuen by consent of all to those, that had most use for them upon condition to be abbatted proportionably of the ransome of the prisoners; And that Serjeant Sauuage had Serjeant Gettingbees suite of cloathes: And that he the sayd examinant gott his share of the moneyes seauen and thirtye shill and six d.: And euery one of the rest except Sauuage gott as much: And the sayd Sauuage carye all the rest to Phelemy mc Toole This Examinant further sayeth that the order [ ] by which the sayd party was commanded out is yett remayning with Henry Mc Toole, brother to the sayd Phelemy
Bryan [mark] Mc elhenny his marke
Taken by me
Ja: Traill
The names of the aboue mentioned partie as the prsioner had giuen them
Richard SauadgeThomas Mc Donnel
William Og Mc MullenBryan Mc elhenny
Murtogh obirneBryan Smyth
Donogh O Mullegan Murtogh O Mony
William mc Glassne
Neil O Dulloghen

Deponent Fullname: Bryan mchelhenny
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Down
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Henry mc Toole, Phelemy mc Toole, Richard Sauadge, William Og Mc Mullen, Murtogh obirne, Donogh O Mullegan, William mc Glassne, Neil O Dulloghen, Thomas Mc Donnel, Bryan Smyth, Murtogh O Mony, Serjeant Gettingbee, Thomas paceley
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Victim